Community of Practice (CoP)

Did you know that CTLT offers more than 10 Communities of Practice (CoPs?)  Others exist, informally or formally at UBC and elsewhere.  CoPs, also known by other terms such as Learning Communities, Learning Teams and Customized Groups, are popular at a great many post-secondary institutions and in other settings.  These communities bring people together to work on areas including teaching, learning, professional development, scholarship and research.

Contract Faculty CoP: March — Save the Date


Event Date & Time

  • March 28, 2024
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Event Description

Multi-access Save the date for the Contract Faculty CoP event in March. You will be notified once event details have been finalized. Facilitators: Sarika Bose, Lecturer, Department of English Language and Literatures Judy Chan, PhD. Faculty Associate, Faculty Liaison (Land and Food Systems)   (more…)

Contract Faculty End-of-Term Marking Party – April 12, 2024


Event Date & Time

  • April 12, 2024
    10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Event Description

Multi-access The end of term brings many hours of grading final assignments, which can be overwhelming and isolating. Why not come and spend some of your grading hours in the company of your contract faculty colleagues? We’ll have snacks, a light lunch, coffee and tea, and the comforts of shared experiences with other teaching faculty. (more…)

Contract Faculty Colloquium – May 3, 2024


Event Date & Time

  • May 3, 2024
    10:30 am - 4:30 pm

Event Description

Multi-access The Contract Faculty Colloquium has been convened for Contract Faculty at UBCV and UBCO for several years, and aims to bring together Contract Faculty from across campuses to showcase and share their intellectual work with other colleagues. This year’s 9th Annual Colloquium will feature papers by Contract Faculty colleagues from a range of disciplines. (more…)